Eau Claire, Wis. – After the overwhelming success of the Morrie’s Mazda Friends & Family Package on June 17, the Express have announced today that a second date will be offered during the 2016 season. For the July 29 game, fans will again have the ability to purchase four reserved grandstand tickets and four Express hats for a discounted rate of only $25.00. The package has a value of $116.00 so it provides a savings of $91.00 per package.
The minimum package includes four tickets and four hats. If fans have the desire to add on to the package, each additional ticket and hat can be added for $6.25. All packages must be purchased in advance of the July 29 game. Packages can be purchased over the phone by calling 715-839-7788, at any Express home game preceding July 29 or at the Express office, located at 102 E. Grand Ave. in downtown Eau Claire. Tickets can be picked up at the Express office or at the will call kiosk at Carson Park. Hats can be picked up at the Satellite Six Fan Information Kiosk at Carson Park on July 29.
Eau Claire Express General Manager Spencer Larson adds, “The first Morrie’s Mazda Friends & Family Package was a great success in June and contributed to a fun atmosphere at the ballpark. We are excited to partner with Morrie’s Chippewa Valley Mazda to provide a value package for what should be another fun night at the park on July 29.”
The July 29 game will see the Express take on the Mankato MoonDogs at Carson Park. First pitch is at 7:05 p.m. with gates opening at 6:00 p.m. Fireworks will follow the night’s game. The game and postgame fireworks are sponsored by Bauer Built.
The Eau Claire Express are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. Playing its 23rd season of summer collegiate baseball, the Northwoods League is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 18 teams, drawing significantly more fans, in a friendly ballpark experience, than any league of its kind. A valuable training ground for coaches, umpires and front office staff, more than 150 Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer (WAS) and MLB All-Stars Chris Sale (CWS), Jordan Zimmermann (DET), Curtis Granderson (NYM), Lucas Duda (NYM) and Ben Zobrist (CHC). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League portal. For more information, visit www.eauclaireexpress.com or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store and set the Express as your favorite team.